A bilingual French contemporary art preschool is currently seeking a full time preschool teacher for 2022-2023 Academic year.
The ideal candidate is organized, patient, gentle, and has prior experience working in preschool and early childhood education, understanding french is a plus.
Work hours are from 8:30-4:30, Monday through Friday, plus weekly meetings and parent tours. Yearly salary based on experience.
- Plan, execute, and collaborate with other teachers on preschool curriculum and arts-integrated lesson planning on a daily basis.
- Be in charge of safety and cleanliness in the classroom at all times
- Take daily attendance, keep accident reports, and organize monthly fire drills
- Prepare preschool for students’ arrival and clean up when school is finished
- Supervising the classroom when the other teachers are out of the room or absent.
- Manage all pick up, drop off, and visitors.
- Facilitate nap time and assist with meals
- Plan, Chaperone, field trips and organize related paperworks in collaboration with the director.
- Weekly observation, assessment and evaluation of students.
- Organize and restock classroom, supplies, and storage area as needed
- Manage general housekeeping and cleaning of classroom and kitchen
- Supervise and organize recycling program with all the parents for art projects.
- Able to successfully manage class to maintain a positive, nurturing and respectful learning environment
- Attend school Open Houses (usually after school) and conduct student interviews
Required Skills & Qualifications:
- Bachelor in early childhood education (birth to grade 2) or currently in study plan.
- New York State early childhood certification (birth to 2nd grade)
- Minimum of 2 years experience working in preschool and early childhood education, special aid experience is a plus
- Working papers and visa for non-US citizens
- Fingerprinting and FBI background Check required.
- Familiarity with progressive educational philosophies such as Reggio Emilia, a plus.
- Patience and flexibility; ability to relate to young children and communicate with parents.
Interested applicants should send their cover letter and resume. For more information about the school, please visit our website at www.lpeny.com. No phone calls, please
Job Type: Full-time
- Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations: To keep our teacher safe parents are not authorized to enter in the school
- early childhood education: 2 year (Preferred)
- Bachelor's (Preferred)
- Early Childhood Education (Required)
- French (Preferred)
- One location